Beauty Serendipity

The Musings of Erika Ellis:
Creative Connoisseur
#ThrowbackThursday My baby girl’s first commercial shoot. This weekend we celebrate her 10th birthday or what I call “our birthday”. I mean, she was born… but I did all the work (36 hours to be exact). But whatever, #ThatsTheWayLoveGoes #HappyBirthday

#ThrowbackThursday My baby girl’s first commercial shoot. This weekend we celebrate her 10th birthday or what I call “our birthday”. I mean, she was born… but I did all the work (36 hours to be exact). But whatever, #ThatsTheWayLoveGoes #HappyBirthday

Hella hair. Hella makeup. #bioqueen #lioness

Hella hair. Hella makeup. #bioqueen #lioness

Pretty in Pink. #SundayFunday (at Salt & Straw NW 23rd)

Pretty in Pink. #SundayFunday (at Salt & Straw NW 23rd)

It’s so damn hot. #getoutanddoshit #detoxwater (at Exit Real World)

It’s so damn hot. #getoutanddoshit #detoxwater (at Exit Real World)

True or False? Our #model from yesterday’s shoot kinda looked like #KimKardashian.

True or False? Our #model from yesterday’s shoot kinda looked like #KimKardashian.

I’m like the Jason Kidd of photo shoots… I hella assist. #bts #ExoticMag  (at Portland Storage Company)

I’m like the Jason Kidd of photo shoots… I hella assist. #bts #ExoticMag (at Portland Storage Company)

Today was a beautiful reflection of how lovely life is in all its seemingly ordinary occurrences. Glad I was dressed for the occasion…  (at Sunny Day Coffee)

Today was a beautiful reflection of how lovely life is in all its seemingly ordinary occurrences. Glad I was dressed for the occasion… (at Sunny Day Coffee)

You can spend minutes, hours, days, weeks, or even months over-analyzing a situation; trying to put the pieces together, justifying what could’ve, would’ve happened… or you can just leave the pieces on the floor and move the fuck on.

—Tupac Shakur  (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: CKND, via happymess7-deactivated20140710)

"I’ll be waiting there with my trench, my locs, my hat… just so I’m low key" #AreYouThatSomebody 

"I’ll be waiting there with my trench, my locs, my hat… just so I’m low key" #AreYouThatSomebody